By Hindustan Times
Bollywood star Aamir Khan, along with Star India CEO Uday Shankar, was on Thursday honoured for creating awareness against social discrimination through the issue-based reality show Satyamev Jayate. The actor says the award is special.
Aamir and Shankar were conferred the honour by National Commission for Scheduled Castes at a function here.
"I feel very special today. I am humbled with the kind of love, respect and support that you people have given to me. This honour is not just for me, but also for my team who worked so hard on the show that we were able to understand it and present it to all of you," Aamir said at the ceremony.
The 47-year-old had touched upon the issue of social discrimination and manual scavenging in one of the episodes of his debut TV show Satyamev Jayate. He had focused on the life